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Meeting also touched on current negotiations over filling, operation of GERD
The protocol was signed via video conference by Amr Talaat, Minister of Communications and Information Technology, and ElSayed ElKosayer, Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation.
Irrigation and Agriculture Ministries to coordinate in implementing project
The ministry has indicated that the agriculture sector’s most significant targets for FY 2020/21 are to increase production to EGP 1.075trn at current prices, from EGP 938.9bn in FY 2019/20, a growth of 14.5%, equivalent to 11% of gross domestic product (GDP).
Ministers agree to set timetable to finalise counting, legalising encroachments on state land in Sinai
Ethiopian Minister of Foreign Affairs has conducted televised interview over GERD to be released soon
Egypt receives €25m grant from Dutch government for water resources management
Irrigation and housing ministries cooperate in seawater desalination projects
Tele-metric monitoring system implemented by the ministry allows remote shutdown of solar power plant
It is a cornerstone in overcoming water challenges in Egypt, says Abdel Aty
Al-Sisi received Al-Nahyan at Borg El Arab Airport in Alexandria early on Wednesday
Egyptian government limited rice cultivation to 750,000 acres this season
Violations of water quantities prevent access to GARPAD lands, says Irrigation Ministry
The eleventh meeting of the tripartite committee on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) began Sunday in Khartoum with the participation of the Irrigation and Foreign ministers of Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia.
El-Moghazy had levelled libel and defamation charges against Nour El-Din on 8 November; AFTE researcher describes allegations as lacking “legal ground”
The organisation will provide expertise in greenhouse technology
Project would provide approximately 10bn cubic metres of water per year for reclaiming at least 300,000 acres in new land
Recent talks between Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan on the Ethiopian Dam have ended in agreements
This is the fourth round of talks for the trio in the past year after previous efforts had failed
Egypt’s water minister arrives in Sudan to attend tripartite talks held to address issues surrounding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam
The minister has left Egypt for Sudan to attend tripartite talks on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam
Government drafts document obliging Toshka development companies to finish within 3 years or face land withdrawal
Project targets 5m acres of land over the coming 10 years to achieve greater growth rates, increase agricultural lands and create 1.6m jobs
By Abdel Razek Al-Shuwekhi The African Development Bank (ADB) is currently considering financing projects at the Ministry of Water and Irrigation worth $700m, according to a bank official. On 25 June, an official at the Ministry of International Cooperation said the ADB would finance the study at a value of €1.9m (just over $2.5m). The …
African Development Bank says it will continue providing assistance to Egyptian government in the form of loans and grants
Donor and ministry to coordinate in holding expo for water and irrigation issues
The project will benefit 18 million Egyptians and improve the irrigation system for over 1.6 million acres of land
Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources says Egypt and Sudan could benefit from Ethiopia’s dam
The Italian- Egyptian cooperation programme is one of the biggest and most vital programmes to Italy: Italian official
Ministry of Water and Irrigation reviews possibility of using solar energy to improve water pumps.